El Solo volcano

stratovolcano 6190 m / 20,308 ft
Chile / Argentinien (Norden) + Bolivien, Südamerika, -27.11°S / -68.72°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

El Solo volcano is large stratovolcano in Argentina at the border with northern Chile and west of Nevados del Ojos de Salado and SE of Tres Cruces volcano.
Is comprises 9 eruptive centers. The age of its last eruptions is unknown, but was during the Holocene (less than 11,700 years ago), when it produced thick rhyodacitic pyroclastic-flow deposits that fill adjacent valleys.

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Typical eruption style: explosive
El Solo volcano eruptions: none in recent times

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El Solo Photos

Yojoa volcano and part of lake Yojoa, view from Pito Solo, Honduras (Photo: WNomad)
Yojoa volcano and part of lake Yojoa, view from Pito Solo, Honduras (Photo: WNomad)
Here comes the group: first Solomon, helping Marlies on the narrow path through the treacherous acid salt ponds at Dallol. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Here comes the group: first Solomon, helping Marlies on the narrow path through the treacherous acid salt ponds at Dallol. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Ambrym Base Camp and Solons tent with solar light panel installation. (Photo: ulla)
Ambrym Base Camp and Solons tent with solar light panel installation. (Photo: ulla)
Solomon at a giant turtle (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Solomon at a giant turtle (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
 



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